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Some of these works were partially funded by the EU through the H2020 project, OpenQKD.
This research and development includes the result of “Study and Development of Satellite based QKD and Cryptographic Technology for Global Quantum Cryptographic Network Construction” (JPJ010277) in "Study and Development Project of ICT Priority Technology” (JPMI00316) of the Ministry of Internal Affairs and Communications.
Some of these works were funded by the Innovate UK Collaborative R&D Project AQuaSeC, through the Industrial Strategy Challenge Fund.
Some of these works are based on results obtained from the project JPNP20017 commissioned by the New Energy and Industrial Technology Development Organization (NEDO).